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Schroder Property adds three Motor Showrooms to its joint venture portfolio

Schroder Property is today pleased to announce the acquisition of three separate transactions of modern car dealerships in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Nottingham for the total amount of £8.03 million. All the properties are let to Pendragon Property Holdings Limited.

14/05/2014

Schroder Property is today pleased to announce the acquisition of three separate transactions of modern car dealerships in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Nottingham for the total amount of £8.03 million. All the properties are let to Pendragon Property Holdings Limited.

The properties have been acquired through the Motor Retail Investment Limited Partnership, established in July 2011. The Partnership is a joint venture between Schroder UK Property Fund and Schroders Multi Manager clients.

Evans Halshaw Vauxhall, Swinemoor Lane, Beverley, Yorkshire HU17 0LJ

Purchased for £1.375 million with a net initial yield of 7.22%.

The property is leased for a term of 30 years from the 2nd November 2001 (17 years unexpired) with 5 yearly upward only rent reviews to market rent. The passing rent is £105,000 per annum (£10.91 psf).

Evans Halshaw Ford, Manchester Road, Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire OL7 0DG

Purchased for £3.755 million with a net initial yield of 6.86%. The property is leased for a term of 25 years from 30th December 1998 (10 years unexpired) with 5 yearly upward only rent reviews to market rent. The passing rent is £272,515 per annum (£12.55 psf).

Stratstone Land Rover, Tottle Road, Riverside Retail Park, Nottingham NG2 1RT

Purchased for £2.9 million with a net initial yield of 7%. The property is let to for a term of 20 years from 21st December 2004 (10 years unexpired) on full repairing and insuring basis. The rent is reviewed upward only every 5 years to open market value. The passing rent is £214,967 per annum (£13.88 psf).

The vendors were represented by Mathias Perry (Vauxhall, Beverley), Whitmarsh Holt Young (Ford, Ashton Under Lyne) and Torrin Asset Management (Land Rover, Nottingham). The purchasers were advised by Automotive Property Consultancy Ltd.

For further information, please contact:

Estelle Bibby, Senior PR Manager, Schroders

Tel: +44 (0)20 7658 3431 / estelle.bibby@Schroders.com

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